22 Problems Only People With Truly Terrible Eyesight Understand

You can read that street sign??

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1. For the main thing, it sucks to be totally helpless without a piece of hardware you keep on your face.

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What if there were an apocalypse and you lost your glasses and your contacts dried up? You'd just...die.

4. People who don't even NEED glasses are wearing them to look "cool."

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This isn't fair, because they didn't go through the four to eight years of childhood in which, no, glasses are NOT COOL.

7. ...is now the cool thing worn by pop stars.

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But by the time YOU get them, people will be wearing little rectangle ones again.

10. You laugh in the face of those with a correction lower than -3.00.

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Have you ever switched glasses with someone for "fun" and you put theirs on and it's like a -0.00002 correction? And they put yours on and scream? That is a good, victorious feeling.

12. Any TV show or movie in which a character takes off his or her glasses mid-scene is instantly ruined.

20. The decision to swim (or not to swim) is fraught with danger.

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If you're in glasses, do you wear them underwater? What if they fall to the bottom of the pool and you drown? If you're in contacts, OWWWW.